Narcisse-Virgile Diaz de la Peña (French, Bordeaux 1808–1876 Menton)
Oil on wood
18 5/8 x 23 5/8 in. (47.3 x 60 cm)
Bequest of Collis P. Huntington, 1900
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and dated (lower left): N.Diaz.74.
Collis P. Huntington, New York (until d. 1900; bequest to MMA with life interest to his widow, Arabella D. Huntington, later [from 1913] Mrs. Henry E. Huntington, 1900–d. 1924; life interest to their son, Archer Milton Huntington, 1924–terminated in 1925)
Charles Sterling and Margaretta M. Salinger. French Paintings: A Catalogue of the Collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Vol. 2, XIX Century. New York, 1966, pp. 73–74, ill.
Artist: Narcisse-Virgile Diaz de la Peña (French, Bordeaux 1808–1876 Menton) Date: 1820–76Medium: Black chalk on wove paper (probably torn from letterhead printed: Maison/ en chine &/ au japon./ M)Accession: 66.189.6On view in:Not on view